January 8, 2020

The clouds hung low against the tree shrouded hills.  To a Wyoming-boy they seemed to threaten snow, but in reality they were just a continuation of the monotonous gray of a Pacific Northwest winter.

It was mid-December and the fishing reports said fish anywhere else bu...

December 11, 2019

Christmas night brought with it the gift of my first (and only)  Bighorn River burbot.

Christmas morning had come and gone in our snow covered slice of rural Wyoming.  Our little family unwrapped gifts from beneath the tree that we had plunged through the snow to cut ou...

August 21, 2019

Home-waters are a repository of cherished memories

The familiar caress of the water as it swirls past your legs, murmuring as it flows endlessly out of sight, brings with it scents that rekindle cherished memories--the waters we call home are far more than a favorite fi...

May 26, 2019

Want to learn more about Fly Fishing Wyoming's Cloud Peak Wilderness? Here is an excerpt from my first book that relates youthful fishing adventures with the ecology of the Cloud Peak!

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Searching for Golden Trout in the Cloud Peak

When you are standing on the edge of...

May 19, 2019

A sample of what you can find in the newly released guidebook!

East Marion Lake


Although only an acre or so in surface area, East Marion Lake is a hidden gem stocked with native Yellowstone cutthroat trout. Tucked away in a basin just south of Gunboat Lake, this little...

April 15, 2019

My first foray into steelhead fishing.

The rain subsided overnight and my friend promised the fish would be on the move.  A long winter without fishing gave way to a ferocious need to be on the water-- it hardly mattered that I was chasing the fish of one thousand casts...

April 4, 2019

With middle age looming on the horizon like a spirit soaking summer thunderstorm, I've come to appreciate a lighter pack on my backcountry fishing adventures.  With that in mind here are the top 3 pieces of gear on my list from this year's Backpacker magazine's Ge...

March 25, 2019

Very few of us spend as much time on the water as we wish we could. 

A new fly fishing apparel company has created a fantastic line of shirts, hats, and stickers that provide just the right amount of boost to remind you why we love fly fishing, even when you can't be on...

March 7, 2019

Just in time for fishing season!

Fly Fishing Wyoming's Cloud Peak Wilderness will publish on May 15, 2019.  Anyone who pre-orders will receive their copy before it hits bookstore shelves.

Begin planning your summer adventures!

Click here to order your copy!

Cheers & t...

February 26, 2019

Conservation has long been a keystone value of the fly fishing community.  Anglers have become involved in everything from habitat conservation, to public access, to regulation changes to support sustainable fisheries.  In short, our love of fly fishing supports our sh...

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